Wayne Hawes

Wayne Hawes

A native of Canada and former member of the Canadian military. When his service ended in Canada Hawes wanted to see action. So with the Vietnam war raging he went down to the United States and joined the army. He became a special forces soldier. Hawes would find himself in a specialized covert off shoot of the green beret MACVSOG. This was the best of the best. He joined recon team Habu in july 68 becoming the assistant team leader. In August of 68 he transferred to Recon Team Diamondback where in a ‘ mission over the fence” in Laos he allow with other team mates would be KIA